PMstudy - Leading Project Management Prep Company

PMstudy is a Project Management Institute (PMI)® Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.). Our  Project Management Professional (PMP)® and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® courses are based on A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide) 5th Edition.

Pre-application Requirements for the PMP®, CAPM® Certification

Broadly speaking, the prerequisites for PMP® Certification are the following-

  • Work Experience :

    For a person having a bachelor degree or equivalent university degree,

    • Minimum of 4500 hours of personal project management experience
    • AND
    • Minimum of 36 non-overlapping (unique) months of personal project management experience

    For a person not having a baccalaureate or equivalent university degree, but who holds a high school diploma or equivalent secondary school credential,

    • Minimum of 7500 hours of personal project management experience
    • AND
    • Minimum of 60 non-overlapping (unique) months of personal project management experience
  • Contact hours of Project Management Institute : Minimum of 35 hours of specific instruction that addresses learning objectives in project management

Please note : The Contact Hours of Project Management Institute can be provided by VMEdu, Inc., which is a PMI® approved Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.). PMstudy is a brand of VMEdu, Inc.

For detailed requirements for PMP certification, please visit www.PMI.org

Broadly speaking, the requirements for CAPM® Certification are the following:

  • For a person holding a minimum of a high school diploma, associate's degree or the global equivalent.
    • Work Experience : Minimum of 1500 hours of team project management experience.
    • OR

    • Formal Education : Minimum 23 contact hours of project management education.

Please note : The Contact Hours of Project Management Institute can be provided by VMEdu, Inc., which is a PMI® approved Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.). PMstudy is a brand of VMEdu, Inc.

For detailed requirements for CAPM certification, please visit www.PMI.org

For further information about PMI®, PMP and CAPM Certifications, please visit www.PMI.org.


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